Meetings next Tuesday, May 29
11:00am Special Care
2:00pm Staff Meeting
PENTECOST OFFERING - we are still collecting. This is one of four special offerings of the PC(U.S.A.) and we keep 40% to help with children and youth at risk in our community. Your generosity is most appreciated! Please memo Pentecost Offering on your check and place in the offering plate.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL is June 10-13 (two weeks) at Christ Episcopal Church. Registration is open for children who will be 3 yrs. old by July 31 through rising 5th grade as well as volunteers. For children's registration visit http://www.cecbg.com/ form.php?pageID=133. Parents will need to fill out the form for each child.
THE CHURCH OFFICE will be closed on Monday, May 28th in observance of Memorial Day.
VBS VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! (we need adults and youth rising into 6th and up) Visit http://www.signupgenius.com/go/ 20f094aa9ab2ca7f49-clean. Questions? See Leslee Kirkconnell.
CRAFT NEEDS FOR VBS! Visit: http://storage.cloversites.com/thepresbyterianchurch/documents/vbscraftneeds18.pdf
We need cotton balls, blue crayons (but will take any color-you know you have old crayons that need a new home); googly eyes (big ones); modeling clay - all colors (NOT PlayDoh or potter's clay), wax paper and green crepe paper (streamers) - all shades of green. Please place your donations in the basket outside the office and THANK YOU!
VBS IS SEEKING donations of gently used stuffed animals (and in particular anything that could be considered 'rainforest' or 'jungle. They will be used during the week and then donated to a local agency that needs them. Please bring to the bin outside the office.
GORDONEERS ANNUAL PICNIC will be held at Covington Woods Park on June 8, 2018 at 5:30pm. The Pavilion just inside the Park. We are starting at 5:30 with fun games, and we will eat around 6PM. Homemade BBQ pulled pork is the meat. We will furnish the buns, sauce and watermelon. Bring a side dish, and please RSVP to let Blakey know if you are coming: 270-202-0115, or call the office at 270-843-4707. See you there!
CHRISTMAS MARKET PLANNING TEAM will meet Sunday June 3 following worship. Light lunch provided. Email Shannon Dyche with questions.
SUNDAY SCHOOL CONTINUES! We continue our schedule through June, with the change that Preschool children should join our Godly Play group in room 20. Beginning July 1 we move to our Intergenerational learning in Fellowship Hall. More details coming soon!
THE CONTEMPLATIVE PRAYER GROUP meets on the second and fourth Fridays of each month at 10:30am. The second Friday meetings will be at the church, and the fourth Friday meetings will be at the Gramlings’ home at 118 Greyrock Drive.
PRESCHOOL LEARNING CENTER Registration is open for the Fall preschool program. Packets are available in the church office, PLC hallway, or on our website. We are offering a 2’s class for the first time this year! Our options include: Twinkling Stars Class (2’s) on Tues/Thur 9:00-1:30 with a tuition of $150. Rising Stars Classes (3’s) on Mon/Wed 9:00-12:00noon for $115 OR Tues/Thur 9:00-1:30 for $140. Shooting Stars Classes (4’s) on Mon/Wed is still open with a tuition of $140. Tell your family and friends about our wonderful program right here at the church. Schedule a visit to come by.
REMEMBER MANNA MART!
MEDIA INFORMATION If, on Sunday you have a fussy baby or are coughing, etc., the worship service may be viewed from the parlor via television (across the hall from the Sanctuary). If you would like to see the worship service online, please visit http://bgpres.org/media.php?pageID=22 .
Preaching this Sunday: Matthew Covington
Last Sunday: Waiting to Be "Clothed With Power" by Matthew Covington